BURAK ŞENBAK – EFIAP\b, GPU Hermes, Hon.SSS
Born in 1965, Istanbul Turkey. Mechanical engineer with M.B.A. and freelance photographer.
Member of RPS (The Royal Photographic Society),
Member of PSA (Photographic Society of America), National Membership Director for Turkey.
Member of GPU (Global Photographic Union (Ex UPI)),
Member of FIAP (The International Federation of Photographic Art),
Member of TFSF (Photographic Arts Federation of Turkey),
Honorary Member of Sille Sanat Sarayı (Sille Art Gallery),
Founding member of BUFOD (Buyukcekmece Photography Club),
Member of IFSAK (Istanbul Photography & Cinema Amateurs’ Club).
Participated to many exhibitions. His essays and critics about photography topics published on many web sites and magazines. Curator of many different photography projects\exhibitions.
2015, Sony World Photography Awards; his work “Cold” was chosen for COMMENDED LIST among 79.000 photographs from 171 different countries. The same work won “National Award” for Turkey”.
2015, Winner of “Yunus Nadi Photography Award” of Cumhuriyet Newspaper, the most prestigious award of Turkey.
2016, Sony World Photography Awards; his work “Cold” won “National Award” for Turkey”. Two consecutive years, 2 awards from Sony WPO.
2016, Photographic Society of America (PSA) National Membership Director for Turkey.
Holds EFIAP\b distinction as of 2014 and GPU Hermes distinction as of February 2015.